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France bans all GMO corn, including Monsanto

Reuters / Karl Plume

(rt) France’s lower house of parliament passed a law Tuesday prohibiting genetically modified (GM) maize from being grown, citing environmental concerns. 356 more words

News

[VIDEO] Milkshake Experiment: 'A Label is More than a Label' or 'How Your Thoughts and Beliefs Fool Your Stomach'

Bianca Giaever and Alix Spiegel/NPR/YouTube

 “I don’t think we’ve given enough credit to the role of our beliefs in determining our physiology, our reality.”

–  Alia Crud… 622 more words

Health And Social Issues

Female 'Penis' Found on Brazilian Cave Insects

Scientists have discovered several species of insect in a cave in Brazil that display what they say are the world’s first discovered instances of female “penises.” 159 more words

Tang Ee Fhong reblogged this on pandora's box and commented:

Woah. Well, well, well, what do you make of this then, Mr. Ken Ham and your creationist friends? Huh? Oh, and this could just be the very insect that radical feminists need to make their mascot. Females can force males to have sex with their penises. That's like nature's way of flipping the bird at the patriarchal society of humans. But then again, a lot of animals in the world are not patriarchal. Hell, most of them have dominant females and males that exist only for sex. That's why there's sexual selection. Geez, we humans like to buck the trend, don't we?

Cara kerja mesin Diesel

Pada kesempatan kali ini saya akan menjelaskan bagaimana cara mesin Diesel bekerja,pada dunia mesin terdapat 2 sistem pembakaran yaitu internal combustion yaitu pembakaran yang dilakukan didalam mesin dan… 317 more words

Science

Rents and homeless population on the rise in Silicon Valley

‘Housing prices in Silicon Valley have skyrocketed, putting the squeeze on middle and low income workers. The average price of a single-family home is now $1 million. 103 more words

USA

First Home then Far

How far can we go in search of an unknown worlds?, as some theorize that the Universe is infinite. We build worlds expensive gear to walk on the moon, expensive motors or engines to escape from the force of the gravity and recently some came up with an idea of inventing a vehicle which can accelerate up to the speed of light (seeing future), was this all the scope of development that we really see or everything which we know are still dedicated to books? 379 more words

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